William Roberds

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Vice-President

1000 Peachtree Street N.E.

Atlanta, GA 30309-4470

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

An Economic Explanation of the Early Bank of Amsterdam, Debasement, Bills of Exchange, and the Emergence of the First Central Bank

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2006-13
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Oct 2006
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 671 (37,298)
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money, central banks, coinage, debasement

The Cls Bank: A Solution to the Risks of International Payments Settlement?

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2000-15
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Oct 2000
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 377 (76,202)
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foreign exchange, settlement risk

The Cls Bank: A Solution to the Risks of International Payments Settlement?

Carnegie-Rochester Conf. Series on Public Policy
Posted: 01 Feb 2001
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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Foreign exchange, settlement risk

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Credit and Identity Theft

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2005-19
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 310 (96,012)
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identity theft, fraud, money, search

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The Big Problem of Large Bills: The Bank of Amsterdam and the Origins of Central Banking

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2005-16
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2015
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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money, central banks, coinage, debasement

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A Theory of Transactions Privacy

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2000-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Dec 2000
Charles M. Kahn, James McAndrews and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 136 (209,501)
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A Theory of Transactions Privacy

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2000-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jan 2001
Charles M. Kahn, James McAndrews and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 126 (222,608)

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Privacy, transactions, Internet, e-money

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Understanding Risk Management in Emerging Retail Payments

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, September 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Payments Studies Function, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Downloads 253 (119,212)
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risk, payment, instruments, nonrival goods, fraud

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Settlement Risk Under Gross and Net Settlement

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 86
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
Charles M. Kahn, James McAndrews and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 250 (120,622)
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clearing, settlement, settlement risk

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Data Security, Privacy, and Identity Theft: The Economics Behind the Policy Debates

Economic Perspectives, Vol. XXXIII, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Feb 2009
William Roberds and Stacey Schreft
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Government of the United States of America - Office of Financial Research
Downloads 188 (158,606)
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Responding to a Shadow Banking Crisis: The Lessons of 1763

FRB Atlanta Working Paper Series No. 2012-8
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 166 (177,178)
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shadow banks, central banks, liquidity

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Payment Intermediation and the Origins of Banking

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 85
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
James McAndrews and William Roberds
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 160 (182,780)
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Transferability, Finality, and Debt Settlement

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2001-18b
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Nov 2001
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 155 (187,723)
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settlement, finality, negotiability

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Payments Settlement Under Limited Enforcement: Private Versus Public Systems

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2002-33
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Mar 2003
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 145 (198,412)
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payment systems, limited enforcement, settlement risk

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Downloads 137 (207,663)
Citation 9

Money is Privacy

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2004-18
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Aug 2004
Charles M. Kahn, James McAndrews and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 122 (228,155)
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Money, privacy, memory, search

Money is Privacy

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 377-399, May 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 May 2005
Charles M. Kahn, James McAndrews and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 15 (564,523)
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Credit and the No-Surcharge Rule

FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2006-25
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Cyril Monnet and William Roberds
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 134 (211,335)
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no surcharge, credit cards, payments, money, search

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Data Breaches and Identity Theft

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2008-22
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Nov 2008
William Roberds and Stacey Schreft
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Government of the United States of America - Office of Financial Research
Downloads 102 (258,265)
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identity theft, identity fraud, data breach, fraud, money, search

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Citation 5

Early Public Banks

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2014-03
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
William Roberds and Francois R. Velde
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 71 (326,129)
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central banks, exchange banks, public banks

Early Public Banks

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2014-9
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 04 Apr 2015
William Roberds and Francois R. Velde
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 23 (513,352)
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central banks, exchange banks, public banks

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Downloads 65 (338,089)
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A General Equilibrium Analysis of Check Float

FRB of New York Research Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Jan 1998
James McAndrews and William Roberds
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 65 (342,372)
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A General Equilibrium Analysis of Check Float

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 8, No. 4
Posted: 03 Nov 1999
James McAndrews and William Roberds
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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Optimal Pricing of Payment Services When Cash is an Alternative

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 07-26
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Nov 2007
Cyril Monnet and William Roberds
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 61 (349,112)
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Death of a Reserve Currency

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2014-17
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Apr 2015
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 53 (373,368)
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central banks, reserve currency, policy insolvency

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How Amsterdam Got Fiat Money

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2010-17
Number of pages: 109 Posted: 23 Mar 2015
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 46 (396,866)
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Bank of Amsterdam, fiat money, commodity money, monetary policy, credit policy

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Real-Time Gross Settlement and the Costs of Immediacy

FRB Atlanta Working Paper Series No. 98-21a
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jan 2015
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 34 (443,141)
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payments, money, real-time gross settlement

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Payment System Settlement and Bank Incentives

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 96-10
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2015
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 33 (447,368)
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The Bank of Amsterdam Through the Lens of Monetary Competition

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2012-14
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Mar 2015
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 27 (475,904)
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fiat money, central bank, monetary competition

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An Early Experiment with "Permazero"

FRB Atlanta Working Paper No. 2017-5
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 May 2017 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2017
Stephen Quinn and William Roberds
Texas Christian University - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Downloads 20 (514,680)

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central banks, monetary policy, zero lower bound

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Demandable Debt as a Means of Payment: Banknotes Versus Checks

FRB Atlanta Public Affairs Department WP No. 98-5
Posted: 22 Sep 1998
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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On the Efficiency of Cash Settlement

WP 95-11
Posted: 02 Jul 1998
Charles M. Kahn and William Roberds
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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A Daily View of Yield Spreads and Short-Term Interest Rate Movements

J. OF MONEY, CREDIT, AND BANKING, Vol. 28 No. 1, February 1996
Posted: 28 Apr 1998
William Roberds, David E. Runkle and Charles H. Whiteman
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business

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Endogenous Term Premia and Anomalies in the Term Structure of Interest Rates: Explaining the Predictability Smile

WP 96-11
Posted: 05 Feb 1997
William Roberds and Charles H. Whiteman
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business

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